|n.||1.||Want of feeling; privation of passion, emotion, or excitement; dispassion; - applied either to the body or the mind. As applied to the mind, it is a calmness, indolence, or state of indifference, incapable of being ruffled or roused to active interest or exertion by pleasure, pain, or passion.|
A certain apathy or sluggishness in his nature which led him . . . to leave events to take their own course.
|Noun||1.||apathy - an absence of emotion or enthusiasm|
|2.||apathy - the trait of lacking enthusiasm for or interest in things generally|